Foster School District
- For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public elementary school managed by Foster School District serving 265 students in Foster, Rhode Island.
- Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.
- The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.
Foster School District (2019-20)
- School Location Grades Students
- Foster Capt. Isaac Paine El. School160 Foster Center Road
Foster, RI 02825
Grades: K-5 | 265 students
|School District Name||Foster School District|
|# of Schools||n/a|
|# of Students||265 students|
|# of Teachers||27 Teacher(s)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1|
|# of Male Students||148 students|
|% Male Students|
|# of Female Students||117 students|
|% Female Students|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||1 students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||9 students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||n/a|
|% Black Students||n/a|
|# of White Students||254 students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||1 students|
|% of Two or more races Students||n/a|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||36|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||38|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||30|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||53|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||57|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||51|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||-|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||-|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||-|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-|
- Foster School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 57 school districts in Rhode Island (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (RI)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||35-39%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||35-39%|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $17,462 in this school district is less than the state average of $22,360. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $17,516 is less than the state average of $23,978. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||This State (RI)|
|Total Revenue||$5 MM||$30 MM|
|Spending||$5 MM||$32 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$17,462||$22,360|
|Spending / Student||$17,516||$23,978|
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